SelectionBMJ 1996; 313 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.313.7067.1271a (Published 16 November 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:1271
- Alex Paton
John Swales, who edited the authoritative Textbook of Hypertension, has produced an excellent 182-page digest for clinicians, Manual of Hypertension (Blackwell, £22.50, ISBN 0 86542 861 1). Clearly written and illustrated, its guidance for management of an eminently treatable condition is backed by the basic scientific evidence.
The many studies in animals showing that …